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Owning your data: Trend toward usage-based insurance pricing

If 10n2 and other companies' predictions come to fruition, it might not be long before it's possible to utilize real-time operational data to negotiate rates with your insurance company.

Taking charge of your own EOBR data

Fleets already pay for MVR reports, why wouldn’t they pay to know drivers’ records for performance and profitability?

Overdrive Fuel Tips: Some driving strategies can help save cash

Want to see all the other Overdrive fuel tips? Click here to see them all 36. Use truck-routing tools. Choosing the shortest, most practical truck route can save hundreds of dollars a ...

Regulatory review: FMCSA wants you

At this week's MCSAC meeting, discussions of driver involvement in regulatory review processes dominated the second day.

Uncompensated detention: Owner-operator challenge No. 3

Following our quiz of readers about what they saw as the No. 1 problem for owner-operators, here’s a closer look at challenge No. 3 of the top five, Uncompensated and ...

Hours and EOBRs: Operator challenge No. 2

Using a survey and our social media channels, we quizzed readers about what they saw as the No. 1 problem for owner-operators. Here’s a closer look at challenge No. 2 ...

Butt out: How to quit smoking

FIT FOR THE ROAD/The incredible physical and emotional dependence a user has on nicotine makes quitting a challenge.

Cummins introduces iPhone app with 3-D engine views

The latest in the trucking-related smartphone apps world is a nifty program offering 3-D views of engine componentry and systems from the folks at Cummins. It's geared toward connecting technicians ...

Parking pinch

SMART DRIVING/Federal, state governments seek ways to provide parking availability info.

Back to basics in apnea debate: The importance of sleep

Last night on the Truth About Trucking Live online radio program of fuel hauler Allen Smith and his wife, Donna, discussion of the FMCSA's Motor Carrier Safety Advisory Committee and ...

Stiff wind to pay the toll: The 2011 Channel 19 year in review

What better way to start the new year than with a look back on the previous? I did it last year, after all, so let's make it a tradition, how ...

Click for Parts

Expanding e-commerce options make ordering parts online efficient and convenient.

Smart Driving

Tips to help reduce fuel consumption and save money.

An App Explosion

Pocket tools proliferate for networking, reference and managing trucking life and business.

Breaker-breaker: Thursday Channel 19 news round-up

Tonight on American Trucker on the Speed Channel: You The third episode of the second season of the American Trucker documentary show on the Speed Channel is called, simply, "Independent." ...